Types of Land Use• Zoning • Mat Su Borough • Cities • Conditional Use Permit Required?
Special Land Use District• Mat Su Borough Spud List
Lake Management PlansLake Management Plans and other related ordinances have been adopted in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough that may restrict or require permits for specific uses.Motorized uses on Finger Lake, Wasilla Lake, Cottonwood Creek and Cottonwood Lake are specifically addressed in MSB 17.58 Motorized Uses on Lakes and Waterways. Some specific requirements include:Within 100 feet of the shore there is a No Wake Zone and a 5 MPH speed limit.Between 11pm and 8am, the entire lake is a No Wake Zone and a 5 MPH speed limit. Noisy motorized uses and personal watercraft such as jet skis and wave runners are PROHIBITED.All motorized uses are PROHIBITED on Cottonwood Creek. MSB 17.59 Lake Management Plan Implementation
Covenants, Conditions & RestrictionsCovenants, conditions and restrictions are limitations and rules placed on a group of homes by a builder, developer, neighborhood association and / or homeowner association. All condos and townhomes have CC&Rs; however, so do most planned unit developments and established neighborhoods.
Covenants, Conditions & Restrictions• Controlled by home owners/associations• Can be single page or hundreds• Determines acceptable property use• Expiration Date-Sometimes• Enforcement- Lawsuit• Resale Certificate- Public Offering Statement
Deed Restrictions• Place limitations on the use of the property.• Restrictive covenants• Initiated by the developers/Property OwnerDeed restrictions come with the property and usually can’t be changed or removed by subsequent owners.